Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

Tuesday, Feb 25th

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Opera, Airtel partner over Africa

Bharti Airtel to offer Opera Mini as the default browser on its handsets.

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Mozambique's Mcel slashes call tariffs

Mcel joins Movitel and Vodacom who also slashed their costs this month.

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'Mobile money transfers are over-hyped'

Expert says products such as M-Pesa are not "gold mines".

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TiGo Ghana slashes its internet tariffs

Tigo customers would now browse the internet at 80% discount.

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Africa dominates global mobile money market

Continent makes up 75% of the globe's market.

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Uganda university students develop pregnancy scan app

The application aims to reduce the country's maternal death rate. 

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Mobile content provider eyes African expansion

Spice VAS Africa plans reaching 16 more nations.

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Mozambique mobile price war breaks out

Vodacom plans to slash its prepaid rates today.

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'Ethiopia is Africa's fastest growing mobile market'

The nation recorded 116% mobile market growth last year, according to a telco report.

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Mobile phones could boost Uganda's struggling tax-collection efforts

Mobile phone e-tax system may bring in desperately required additional revenues.

Fake phones infiltrate African shores

The import of fake phones is a growing problem on the continent.